Ear surgery, also known as Otoplasty performed to improve the shape, position or proportion of the ear. It can correct a defect in the ear structure that is present at birth & becomes apparent with development or it can treat misshapen ears caused by injury.
Recommended: Patient from Nepal Restored the Natural Shape of his Ears after an Otoplasty
The procedure takes around 2-3 hours & is performed under local or general anesthesia.
Step 1: Anaesthesia is given to the patient
Step 2: The incision is made within the folds of the ears.
Step 3: Incisions are closed by putting external stitches.
Step 4: Results -immediate results are visible cases of protruding ears.
You may be interested in: Surgical otoplasty